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Preston man arranges charity event after his uncle was diagnosed with prostate cancer

A Preston man has launched a charity event to raise money for Prostate Cancer UK after his uncle was saved by an early diagnosis. James Callagher is organising ‘March for […]

24 hours ago
A magical light show is in flight at Avenham Park

Luminous Birds Pic: Kathy Hinde A magical light installation is on display in Avenham Park. As night falls, Luminous Birds by Kathy Hinde comes alive, using synchronised lighting and music to create the sensation of […]

2 weeks ago
Spot yourself at the Avenham Park Cheeky Santa Dash 2019

Ben's wife Louise with a fellow dasher and daughters (L-R) Heidi, Isobel and Skye Over 170 people took part in the sixth annual Cheeky Santa Dash in Avenham Park to raise funds for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. The 5k two-lap festive family fun run was […]

1 month ago
Ben’s legacy to live on in Avenham’s Cheeky Santa Dash

Avenhams Cheeky Santa Dash will return for its sixth year to help raise money for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. The charity is taking over the Cheeky Santa Dash this year in […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Funding granted to refurbish Haslam Park playground

Part of the playground that will be refurbished The Friends of Haslam Park have secured over £40,000 to refurbish the children’s playground in the park. The group has recently had a bid for a £30,000 grant approved by […]

3 months ago
Weekend events in Preston, 25 – 27 October

Avenham Park in autumn Pic: Tony Worrall Friday 25 October Xplorer – Avenham ParkAvenham and Miller Parks, PR1 8JT10amA family navigational challenge that is both fun and educational. Collect your map from the Pavilion on the day. […]

3 months ago
Weekend events in Preston, 11 – 13 October

Bhajis and samosas at the Makers Market Pic: Blog Preston Looking for something to do this weekend? See our list below for things to do in Preston this weekend. Friday 11 October Little Book Swappers Club – 9.30am – St […]

3 months ago
Plea for Race For Life cash as £6,000 remains outstanding

Cancer Research UK is urging people who took part in this year’s Race For Life and Pretty Muddy to return their sponsorship money. More than £6,000 of sponsor money is […]

4 months ago
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